Man fatally shot by police in weekend incident along I-35 in San Marcos identified


Editor’s Note: The video included in this story is from past coverage of the incident on April 10, 2021.

SAN MARCOS, Texas (KXAN) — The man who died after being shot by police in an incident along Interstate 35 Saturday has been identified.

The San Marcos Police Department said the man was 31-year-old Rescue Eram, who was a resident of San Marcos for a couple of years.

SMPD said Eram allegedly ran into traffic and charged at officers with a weapon in hand.

A joint investigation with the Texas Rangers and the SMPD Criminal Investigations Division is underway. Another internal administrative investigation for SMPD has also been opened.

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